Definitely iris, the prettiest and easiest flower to grow. Submitted by Geri H
There are hundreds of different species of Iris; some that favor warm areas, others that like a period of cold. The tall bearded iris, shown here, is one of the first perennial plants to become popular in home gardens. It is widely adaptable.
- Zones: 3 - 9
- Colors: White, yellow, shades of purple
- Height: 2 - 3' Width: 1 - 2'
- Bloom Period: Mid-spring / Early summer
- Exposure: Full Sun
- Notes: The're not called tall without good reason. Staking is usually required. One good rain will toppled these top heavy bloomers.